(NBC) A Florida Police Dog has received a Purple Heart for his heroic service. K9 Officer Casper works for the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office. He was shot by an armed robbery suspect in May. The bullet lodged in his hip muscle. The suspect who shot … Link.
The recipient? A Florida police dog. K9 Officer Casper is part of the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office. In May, Casper was shot by an armed robbery suspect, the bullet lodged in his hip muscle. Due to where the bullet hit, it made Casper’s recovery … Link.
Law enforcement officials gathered Wednesday for a funeral service in honor of a former Grimes County Sheriff’s Office K-9 officer. Bones, a female police dog, worked for the sheriff’s office with her handler, Deputy Steven Siracusa, for four years. Link.
He says in the past police dogs who were exposed to narcotics often died because … So, Wednesday night the Attorney General’s Office handed out enough Narcan kits to serve 60 K9 teams across the state. And they have plans to hand out more soon. Link.
Then, as if she had hit a brick wall, the dog stopped abruptly, planted her nose firmly on the … On Jan. 14, Officer Brandon Coleman and a team of other KCSD officers proposed a community-funded K-9 Program for the district, which would hire a drug … Link.
Pocono Mountain Regional’s dogs also assist other departments that don’t have their own K9 unit, like Stroud Area Regional Police. Wagner adds, “we get asked for requests throughout the county.” Serving and protecting, four paws at a time. Each dog costs … Link.
According to Police Chief Joe Crawford, the K-9 unit was phased out within a few years of his 2011 retirement. Back from a six-year hiatus, one of his first priorities as chief is outfitting the department with a K-9 again. “If a dog is used properly or … Link.
The dog was found in a blue cooler, according to WSVN-Ch. 7. North Miami Beach Police acknowledged the discovery of a dead dog on Twitter. After using the term K-9 in an initial tweet about the incident, the department later clarified it was not a police … Link.
Shreveport Police deployed K-9 “Renzo,” who located the suspect and took him into custody. Albert Jones Jr., of the 1000 block of Quail Creek, was treated for his dog bite at University Health Hospital and booked into the city jail on one count each … Link.
WATERLOO — Waterloo Police … of K9 Ty, California City Police Department.” Vested Interest in K9s Inc. is a charity located in East Taunton, Mass., whose mission is to provide bullet and stab protective vests and other assistance to dogs of law … Link.